Updated: Saturday, 1st November 2014 @ 7:51am

IN PICTURES: The Queen's visit to Manchester Town Hall

IN PICTURES: The Queen's visit to Manchester Town Hall

By Sean-Paul Doran

Hundreds of people turned up to welcome Her Majesty The Queen to Manchester Town Hall this afternoon.

Here's a selection of images from her arrival at Albert Square, shortly before going inside the Town Hall for lunch.


OUT IN FORCE: Hundreds flood Albert Square to see Her Majesty


PERFORMANCE: Greater Manchester Police band greet HRH with music


LESS IMPRESSED: Republic protesters with Make Monarchy History banner


ECSTATIC RECEPTION: Hundreds with their cameras in the air as HRH arrives


LUNCH BREAK: The Queen goes into Manchester Town Hall for something to eat